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SIGNING DAY: Colorado Springs-area athletes to sign their National Letters of Intent

Updated: Wed, Feb 7, 2018
Wednesday marks the third official Signing Day for high school athletes to sign their National Letters of Intent. Find out...

2017 Gazette Preps 5A-4A football All-Stars

Updated: Sat, Dec 16, 2017
FIRST TEAM OFFENSE Quarterback TJ Davis, Widefield, sr. — Davis emerged as one of the area’s best dual-threat...

Realignment could help Doherty playoff hopes, impact Palmer Ridge football state title chances

Updated: Thu, Dec 14, 2017
In a perfect world, the Doherty football program likely would have advanced to the playoffs the past two seasons. Reality...

Sun blog: Fountain-Fort Carson, Doherty, Widefield football vying for final playoff spots

Updated: Fri, Nov 3, 2017
Pine Creek, Palmer Ridge, Canon City, Harrison and Discovery Canyon football teams are virtual shoo-ins for the playoffs. They...

Saturday roundup: Palmer Ridge, Lewis-Palmer finish strong in volleyball

Updated: Sat, Oct 28, 2017
  VOLLEYBALL Palmer Ridge Tournament Palmer Ridge 2, Pueblo South 0 Palmer Ridge 3, Coronado 2 Palmer Ridge 2,...

Three Pikes Peak-area prep football games to watch

Updated: Wed, Oct 18, 2017
Every year when college basketball season gets into a cluster of big games, ESPN comes up with a title for those contests that...

2 Pikes Peak region running backs surpass 1,000 rushing yards, and more are on the way

Updated: Wed, Oct 18, 2017
Don’t look now, but the Pikes Peak region has two area running backs who have already surpassed 1,000 rushing yards on the...

Saturday's prep roundup: Mitchell claims first football win

Updated: Fri, Oct 13, 2017
Continue to check back throughout the night for more updates as scores become available. FIELD HOCKEY Cheyenne Mountain 2,...

Doherty defense delivers win in league opener

Updated: Fri, Oct 6, 2017
Doherty rode its defense to a 29-14 win over Smoky Hill in both team’s Mount Massive league opener Friday at Garry Berry...

Fountain-Fort Carson blocks Doherty's comeback attempt

Updated: Fri, Sep 29, 2017
He was just trying to make a good defensive stop. It wasn't until later that Fountain-Fort Carson's Jarett Cruz realized...

Thursday's prep roundup: Rampart downs Liberty in softball

Updated: Fri, Sep 22, 2017
SOFTBALL Rampart 13, Liberty 3, 5 innings At Liberty: The Rams didn’t get things going until a four-run fourth inning....

Thursday's prep roundup: Harrison rallies to football win

Updated: Fri, Sep 15, 2017
FIELD HOCKEY Liberty 6,  Smoky Hill 0 At Stutler Bowl Stadium: Tina Bomberg and Julia Anarumo each had two goals to...

Doherty football upends Palmer in a party at Garry Berry

Updated: Fri, Sep 15, 2017
The real competition was in the stands. Students and parents took over Garry Berry Stadium Thursday night for the cross-town...

Prep notebook: Doherty finds out it can play with best teams in Colorado; Mesa Ridge, Harrison and Cheyenne Mountain on upswing

Updated: Mon, Sep 11, 2017
Doherty shows its potential in slim loss to Cherry Creek The Spartans' first loss of the season comes with a stark...

Friday's prep roundup: Pine Creek football shuts out Windsor

Updated: Sat, Sep 9, 2017
A round up of preps football, field hockey, softball, boys' soccer, boys' tennis and area tournaments 

Gazette Preps Peak Performer of the Week: Julian Cooks, Doherty football

Updated: Tue, Sep 5, 2017
Neither Doherty football coach Jeff Krumlauf nor Spartan running back Julian Cooks attempted to track the senior’s statistics...

Prep follow: Mesa Ridge kicker Tristan Widic gets national acclaim

Updated: Mon, Apr 24, 2017
Widic earns national recognition as a kicker Mesa Ridge kicker Tristan Widic was notified last week that he received...

CHSAA votes to change RPI formula in football, 2 other sports

Updated: Thu, Jan 26, 2017
aurora - Hoping to avoid a similar flub that landed deserving teams out of the high school football playoffs 2 ½ months ago,...

Emotional night for Doherty Spartans in regular-season finale

Updated: Fri, Nov 4, 2016
Tears streamed down the players' cheeks Thursday night after Doherty's regular season finale. Teammates hugged one another,...

Three Gazette prep football games to watch in Week 10

Updated: Wed, Nov 2, 2016
The playoffs kick off for Class 2A and below schools (6-man started postseason play last week). With that in mind, we're...

Prep football update: Class 2A postseason fields 3 Colorado Springs-area teams

Updated: Mon, Oct 31, 2016
Class 2A postseason fields three area teams The Classical Academy treated Friday's 59-34 win over Manitou Springs like a...

Prep football RPI rankings through Week 8

Updated: Mon, Oct 24, 2016
The Colorado high school football RPI rankings through Week 8 were released.  The rankings will determine playoff teams...

Three prep football games to watch for Week 8

Updated: Wed, Oct 19, 2016
The postseason is nearly upon us, which means league title races are tightening up. That's the case for all of our games to...

Doherty outlasts Arapahoe in key conference football game

Updated: Sat, Oct 15, 2016
After forcing Arapahoe into four turnovers in the first half - including three in the second quarter - and taking a 14-0 lead...

Three prep football games to watch in Week 7

Updated: Wed, Oct 12, 2016
With the RPI rankings debuting last week, teams finally got an official feel for where they stood in the race to the playoffs....

Three Pikes Peak-area prep football games to watch this weekend

Updated: Wed, Sep 28, 2016
We approach the midway point of the regular season for most classifications, which means some teams move into league play...

Gazette's Peak Performer of the Week, Zander Offutt, Doherty football

Updated: Mon, Sep 19, 2016
Almost exactly one year ago, Zander Offutt went from second-string quarterback to the man in charge of the Doherty offense....

Game of the Week: Doherty hosts state power Cherry Creek

Updated: Wed, Sep 7, 2016
With sweeping changes to Class 5A football during the offseason, Doherty coach Jeff Krumlauf knew he needed to put his squad...

Class 5A-3A football preview capsules in the Colorado Springs area: Will Pine Creek climb back to the top?

Updated: Thu, Aug 25, 2016
CLASS 5A MOUNT MASSIVE Doherty Coach: Jeff Krumlauf Last season: 5-5, lost in first round of playoffs Key players:...

Best week-by-week battles in prep football: Liberty-Rampart gets us started

Updated: Wed, Aug 24, 2016
Is it too early to look ahead at the best football games from each week of the high school season? Certainly not. Especially...

Pine Creek, Doherty football scrimmage in front of large crowd

Updated: Sat, Jul 30, 2016
The Pine Creek Eagles returned to the field in pads and helmets, under the lights, and in front of a large crowd at Garry...